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Surtees 6.1 Gamefisher Review - Trailer Boat

“Legend has it that the edgy and innovative hull design that defines all Surtees boats was conceived by boilermaker Neil Surtees in 1993 when he couldn’t find a production vessel to meet his exacting needs. One can just imagine the conversations in the pubs and clubs surrounding Neil’s home waters...

Surtees 5.5 Workmate Review - NZ Fishing News

“Edgecumbe boat builder Neil Surtees produced the first of his 5.5m model hulls in 1996, The concept was to produce a practical, basic boat that would get the average diver or fisherman on the water at a minimal price. Severely functional, these were certainly no frills boats.”

Surtees 6.7 Sport Fisher Review - Dive New Zealand

“Boy this guy was enthusiastic to meet us. He was bouncing all over the place, 'look at this, look at this – this works like this – cool eh?”

Surtees 5.5 Workmate Review - NZ Fishing World

“There is an option of installing clears though so the hardtop could stay fully up. Another innovative feature here, and one that is great for those wanting to garage their boat, is that the entire windscreen and hardtop can fold right down inside the helm, reducing its on-trailer height considerably.”

Surtees 7.3 Game Fisher Review - River To Reef

From gunwhale to gunwhale and anchor locker to walk-through transom, the Surtees® 7.3's are out-and-out fishing machines with loads of room for serious fishing gear - and serious fishermen. In fact, we doubt there's any other boat on the market that measures up to these - except another Surtees!

SURTEES 5.5 WORKMATE REVIEW - RIVER TO REEF

Like the entire Surtees® range the 5.5 'Workmate®' is simply 'built to fish'. The 'Workmate' is an outstanding first boat or small boat option especially when either the budget or the towing capacity of your vehicle is limited.

SURTEES 6.7 GAME FISHER REVIEW - RIVER TO REEF

From gunwhale to gunwhale and anchor locker to walk-through transom, the Surtees® 6.7's are out-and-out fishing machines. There's loads of room for serious fishing gear - and serious fishermen. In fact, we doubt there's any other boat on the market that measures up to these.

SURTEES 6.1 GAME FISHER REVIEW - RIVER TO REEF

The 6.1 Game Fisher is a legendary fishing machine. It has cockpit space to die for, a 170 litre fuel tank and room for up to six fishos. Whether you're into soft baiting, trolling, bottom fishing, serious gamefishing or even diving you have to check out the best in the...

Surtees Boats Lands Historic Double Strike

Another chapter in the Surtees success story was written over the weekend, when they received the Exporter of the Year Award at the 2014 BNZ Bay of Plenty ExportNZ Awards. This follows on from Surtees’ success at the same awards in 2013 where they received the Best Emerging Exporter Award,...

2014 BIA Melbourne Boat Show Starts Today

Drop down and see Phil and Cliff from the factory, and Theo and the MY Marine team at the 2014 BIA Melbourne Boat Show. As the authorised dealer for Melbourne, MY Marine have a great range of Surtees models on display.

Marlin hook up on a Surtees Bar Crusher 6.1

Paddy and his crew with a marlin hooked up on his Surtees Bar Crusher 6.1

Surtees 6.7 Game Fisher 1:10 Scale R/C Aluminium Fishing Boat

This is a Custom Aluminium Surtees 6.7m Game Fisher in 1:10 Scale. Has a Proboat Outboard with a Tamiya sport tuned motor, TEU-104 ESC, 2 cell lipo. The boat is Made with 1.2mm Ali, Fully welded. Has an anchor winch which hasn't been setup yet.

Surtees Boats 9th Annual Fishing Competition Results

The Surtees Boats 9th Annual Fishing Competition was held over the weekend of the 25th-26th April with 54 boats and 180 anglers competing. With boats heading out from 6am, the weather gods smiled on the fleet with near perfect conditions, making 'spot X' selection wide and far.

Shane Crook lands a Stripey Marlin on a Surtees 4.85

Check out this great video of Shane Crook landing a Stripey Marlin on a Surtees 4.85!

Beach and Boat Fishing Competition

The 2014 Beach and Boat Fishing Competition is coming! This year we have over $420,000 in prizes, giveaways and promotions. 2 boat packages will be won this year, there are 3 chances to win a Ford Ranger XLT 4x4, there's a $100,000 cash tagged snapper, and much much more!Get your...